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Center now accepting submissions for annual Kids, Inc. Business Showcase
Kahului, Maui, HI – June 26, 2013 – Queen Ka‘ahumanu Center is now accepting submissions for its annual Kids, Inc. Business Showcase.
Ten kid-run businesses will be invited to set up shop in the center court of Maui’s only regional shopping center on Saturday, August 3rd and allowed to sell their products or services and keep all the earnings.
Children ages six to 15 may submit their small-business concepts via the Queen Ka‘ahumanu Center Facebook page (Facebook.com/QueenKaahumanuCenter). All submissions must be received by July 10, 2013 at 11 p.m. HST. Children 12 and under will need a parent or guardian to submit their entry.
Businesses concepts are expected to have minimal parental involvement, and can include creating something from scratch, offering a service, or reselling a product purchased from a wholesaler.
Qualified submissions will be posted on Facebook and open to popular vote July 11th through 18th. The ten concepts that receive the most votes will be announced July 19th and the children who submitted them will be invited to participate in the Kids, Inc. Business Showcase on Saturday, August 3rd (10 a.m. to 2 p.m.). Complete program details and official contest rules can be found at Facebook.com/QueenKaahumanuCenter on the “notes” tab.
About Queen Ka‘ahumanuCenter
Queen Ka‘ahumanu Center is Maui’s only regional shopping center, featuring more than 100 shops and restaurants, including the island’s only department stores, Macy’s and Sears, and the all-digital, six-screen Ka‘ahumanu Theatres. Queen Ka‘ahumanu Center is managed by Jones Lang LaSalle Retail. For more information, call (808) 877-4325, visit QueenKaahumanuCenter.com, or follow @QueenKCenter on Twitter.
About Jones Lang LaSalle Retail
As the leading retail service provider, Jones Lang LaSalle Retail manages the largest thirdparty retail portfolio in the country. The firm's 99 million-square-foot retail portfolio consists of more than 350 regional malls, strip centers, power centers, lifestyle centers, ground-up development projects, mixed-use centers, transportation terminals and over 18,000 retail ATM's and bank branches across 50 states. Globally, Jones Lang LaSalle (NYSE: JLL) has a
retail portfolio of 279 million square feet of property under management and leasing, including more than 21,650 retail locations on four continents. Jones Lang LaSalle is the only global real estate services firm with a team of dedicated, full-time experts who deliver comprehensive and globally integrated services in Energy and Sustainability under one umbrella. The firm offers leading-edge, industry-unique technology, training and tools in energy and sustainability to maximize the benefits for its clients and the greater community. For more information on Jones Lang LaSalle Retail, visit www.jllretail.com.